Saeed Jaffrey

Saeed Jaffrey

  • Born on
    • January 8th, 1929
  • Died on
    • November 15th, 2015
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Saeed Jaffrey OBE (born 8 January 1929) is an Indian-born British actor, who has done numerous British movies. He was born in Malerkotla, Punjab. His film credits include The Man Who Would Be King (1975), Shatranj Ke Khiladi (The Chess Players) (1977), Gandhi (1982), A Passage to India (1965 BBC version and 1984 film) and My Beautiful Laundrette (1985). He has also appeared in many Bollywood films in the 1980s and 1990s. For television he has starred in Gangsters (1975–1978), The Jewel in the Crown (1984), Tandoori Nights (1985–1987) and Little Napoleons (1994). He also appeared as Ravi Desai on Coronation Street as the father of Vikram Desai, the cousin of Dev Alahan and in Minder (TV series) as Mr Mukerjee in Series 1 episode The Bengal Tiger. Description above from the Wikipedia article Saeed Jaffrey, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (39 Credits)

2005Chicken Tikka Masala as C. P. Chopra
2001Albela as Sonia's father
2001Mr In-Between as Mr. Basmati
1998When One Falls in Love as Komal's Father
1998Aunty No. 1 as Colonel Sadanand Dhongre
1997Judaai as Mr. Sahni
1997Deewana Mastana as Chander Nandkishore Kapoor Sharma
1996English Babu Desi Mem as Madadgar
1995Trimurti as Bhanu
1995Veergati as Pooja's dad
1994Yeh Dillagi as Bhanupratap Saigal
1994Dilwale as Police Commissioner
1992Suryavanshi as J.B.
1992Nishchaiy as Suryakant Gujral
1990Dil as Mr. Mehra
1990Kishen Kanhaiya as Vidya Charan
1989Chaalbaaz as Vishwannath
1989Ram Lakhan as Police Commissioner Arun Kashyap
1988The Deceivers as Hussein
1986Kala Dhanda Goray Log as Pinto Ustad
1985Ram Teri Ganga Maili as Kunj Bihari (as Saeed Jaffry)
1985My Beautiful Laundrette as Nasser Ali
1985Saagar as Mr. D'Silva
1984The Razor's Edge as Raaz
1984A Passage to India as Hamidullah
1984The Far Pavilions as Biju Ram
1984The Jewel in the Crown as Ahmed Ali Gaffur Kasim Bahadur, the Nawab of Mirat
1983Kissi Se Na Kehna as Lalaji
1983Masoom as Suri
1983Mandi as Major Agarwal
1982Gandhi as Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
1981Chashme Buddoor as Lalan Mian
1981Sphinx as Selim
1978Death on the Nile as Servant (uncredited)
1977The Chess Players as Mir Roshan Ali
1975The Man Who Would Be King as Billy Fish
1975The Wilby Conspiracy as Mukarjee
1971The Horsemen as District Chief

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